Dr. Sarah Miller is a board-certified physiatrist. This means that she is an MD who has completed rigorous advanced training in the medical specialty of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Before going on to become a physiatrist she received her initial medical training at the prestigious Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC). She went on to become the chief resident in the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Program at the UCLA/VA.
Physiatrists like Dr. Miller are also known as rehabilitation physicians. Simply put, this means she is an expert when it comes to nerve, muscle and bone illnesses or injuries that limit how you can move. This makes Dr. Miller eminently qualified to diagnose and treat a very wide variety of both neurological and musculosketal problems. From simple degenerative disorders to more much more complex conditions like spondylolisthesis and scoliosis, Dr. Miller is highly qualified to help you overcome your life altering situation.
Her ultimate goal is not to just restore your functionality, but also to maximize your quality of life. You can count on her to use state-of-the-art testing and the very latest noninvasive techniques to get and keep you moving. So that you can more fully enjoy the California good life.
With surgery always Dr. Millers last resort, Dr. Miller has a somewhat unique philosophy for a medical doctor. She combines leading-edge Western medicine technology and research with an acute awareness of the proven medical benefits of Eastern philosophies such as yoga and acupuncture. She uses a conservative approach that is precisely customized to each patient's situation, goals and lifestyle. This personalized approach also means that she always explores all nonsurgical treatment options before even considering a surgical approach.
Over the years Dr. Miller has been recognized by medical doctors as one of the area's leading physiatrists. Enhancing her patients' quality of life by improving their mobility and range-of-motion is a privilege that Dr. Miller takes quite seriously. She is committed to ensuring that each of her patients gets the comprehensive, individualized rehabilitative care that's precisely right for them. Together with her skilled and caring staff, Dr. Miller is dedicated to getting you as fit, healthy and pain-free as possible so that you can return to your active lifestyle.